Toronto House Prices

Toronto Clocks World's Fastest House Price Growth

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.28.2017 | Canada Business

But Toronto's party is about to end, Ontario's fiscal watchdog warns.

3 In 10 Toronto Homes Snatched Up By Investors, Speculators: Study

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.23.2017 | Canada Business

Speculation in Toronto real estate is "a sign of a market bubble,” Realosophy says.

Housing Affordability In The GTA: Builders Give Their Two Cents

YPNextHome | Posted 03.21.2017 | Canada Business
YPNextHome

The Toronto housing market has become a pipe dream for the average homebuyer. How did it get to this point, what are the consequences and is there a solution?

I Was Blinded To Toronto's Dark Real Estate Future

Toronto Storeys | Posted 03.13.2017 | Canada Living
Toronto Storeys

Perhaps it's time to think about what current housing statistics mean to future home buyers. What it means for our children. Like many in my generation, I have enjoyed the warm glow of the rising market, with little regard for the darker, colder market we are creating for the next generation. I've cheered the price increases on my street, and celebrated the theoretical boost to my bottom line.

Ontario: Maybe We Should Have A Foreign Buyer Tax After All

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2017 | Canada Business

Ontario's government said "no" to a foreign buyer tax last year. Then prices soared 27.7 per cent.

Realtor Promises ‘Goldmine' In Listing Proving Toronto's Gone Nuts

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.09.2017 | Canada Business

"How would you feel if someone else were to buy it before you?"

What Toronto's Crazy House Prices Will Buy You Across Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.04.2017 | Canada Business

To no one's surprise, Toronto's house prices hit another record high in February.

'Sold Over Asking' Is Irrelevant In Toronto's Real Estate Market

Toronto Storeys | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada Business
Toronto Storeys

On one hand, sellers and listing agents are loving this flurry of fruitful activity. They are obtaining record-setting prices for homes in record-setting times. Prospective homeowners hoping to buy, however, are faced with largely stressful, emotional experiences in which many end up empty-handed.

Toronto House Prices Jump $40,000 In A Month Amid Supply 'Crisis'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.14.2017 | Canada Business

The average price of a single-family home in suburban Toronto jumped by $108,000 in a month.

12 Charts About Canadian Housing That Will Make You Go WTF

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.14.2017 | Canada Business

House prices rise as the population falls, and other fun factoids from Canada's senseless housing market.

Canada Has The Developed World's Hottest AND Coldest Housing Markets

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.14.2017 | Canada Business

Where does your city rank?

Why The Urban-Suburban Debate Rages On For Home Hunters

YPNextHome | Posted 01.12.2017 | Canada Business
YPNextHome

An old saying rings true today, more than ever: drive till you qualify. But with the suburbs gaining speed in price appreciation, how far is too far?

Toronto Luxury Home Sales Soar Almost 100% In A Year

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.11.2017 | Canada Business

Interest rates are low, employment is high.

2016 Was A Record-Breaking Year For Toronto-Area Realtors

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.05.2017 | Canada Business

A strong regional economy, low unemployment, and low borrowing costs kept home sales strong in the GTA, according to the real estate board's president.

It's Time To Lower Your Home-Ownership Expectations (Again)

YPNextHome | Posted 12.21.2016 | Canada Business
YPNextHome

Skyrocketing home prices dominated the headlines in 2016, and it's no surprise that housing unaffordability remains the news of the day as we wrap up the year. Affordability has hit an eight-year low in the third quarter of 2016.

First-Time Buyers Face Tough Choices As Home Prices Soar

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2016 | Canada Business

Would-be buyers are being forced to leave the cities they love.

Canada Has A Housing Shortage. So Why's It Punishing Homebuyers?

Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.13.2016 | Canada Business
Daniel Tencer

Something happened in Toronto's housing market over the past year that really shouldn't happen in a free market. As home prices shot through the roof, the number of homes being built in the city dropped dramatically. Vancouver seems to be experiencing a similar problem. So what's going on here? Why is the supply of housing not keeping up with demand, even though there is so much money to be made? The answer, according to a growing number of experts, is that local policies and public opposition to development are killing off home construction, causing home prices to skyrocket.

Up 89.6%: House Prices In Parts Of Toronto Are Out Of Control

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.04.2016 | Canada Business

Homeowners in the 905 have basically won the lottery.

Nearly Half Of Millennials ‘Seriously' Considering Leaving Toronto

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.12.2016 | Canada Business

GTA house prices have doubled in eight years.

Toronto Ranks As World's 3rd-Best City To Live And Work

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.08.2016 | Canada Business

But gridlock and home prices don't help it much.

Toronto Home Sales Soar In Wake Of B.C.'s Foreign Buyer Tax

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2016 | Canada Business

Prices up more than 17 per cent in a year.

Look How Fast The Tables Have Turned In Canadian Housing

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.15.2016 | Canada Business

House prices have fallen 5.6 per cent in two months.

BMO Blames Vancouver, T.O. Home Prices Squarely On Foreign Cash

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.15.2016 | Canada Business

But you'll hear a different theory if you ask someone else.

Saving $775 A Month? Forget Buying A House In Toronto

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.06.2016 | Canada Business

Price growth shows no sign of letting up in Toronto.

Toronto, Vancouver Markets Have 'Topped Out,' Realtor Association Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.16.2016 | Canada Business

TD Bank sees a possible "soft landing."